Touro College of Dental Medicine Hosts Golf and Tennis Tournament
Touro College Of Dental Medicine press release:
June 28, 2021
On Monday, June 7, the Touro College of Dental Medicine (TCDM) hosted its fourth annual golf and tennis tournament at the Brae Burn Country Club in Purchase, NY. After a year off due to the pandemic, this year’s event brought together a record number of players and guests to raise funds that will support scholarships and help provide dental services to underprivileged patients.
âIt was a wonderful day, both on the green and on the pitch, and a welcome opportunity to reconnect with our friends and supporters,â said Edward Farkas, DDS, MA, vice-dean of TCDM who defended the event with the co-chairs of the event, Drs. Evan and Jill Chafitz. “We are very grateful for their support today and throughout this difficult year. The proceeds collected will be an important contribution to our fundraising efforts in support of our common mission.”
This year’s tournament drew more than 150 Touro Dental community members from across the New York City area for a great day of golf and activities on the tennis court, followed by a cocktail reception and ceremony. awards ceremony with the support of notable companies, including Henry Schein. , Inc./Brasseler USA Inc., North American Dental Group, Scarsdale Oral Surgery, et al. A live auction was a highlight of the program, raising additional funds thanks to several very generous participants.
The event was a success in meeting TCDM’s fundraising goals thanks to its dedicated committee chairs, sponsors and attendees. Proceeds from the event will help TCDM provide essential financial resources for outstanding students to become future dentists, as well as support patient care at Touro Dental Health, the College’s state-of-the-art clinical training center that provides care. quality and affordable dental care. care for communities in the Hudson Valley, including underserved populations with limited access to care.
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